Two sleuths in Norway uncovered the pieces of an extremely rare type of sword from the Viking Age.
Drought might have played a major role in the abandonment of the Eastern Settlement of Vikings around 1450, new research finds.
Two spectacular horned helmets may have inspired the myth that more than 1,500 years later, Vikings wore bulls' horns on their helmets.
Archaeologists in Norway have discovered the remains of a cluster of Norse longhouses, including one of the largest of these structures ever found.
Archaeologists have revealed the ornate appearance of a Viking heavy sword that is encased in dirt and rust using X-ray analysis.
An amateur treasure hunter on the Isle of Man has unearthed a Viking Age "piggy bank" hoard.
Seven Viking tombs holding well-preserved skeletons, including possible twin infants, have been discovered in the Swedish town of Sigtuna.
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